Shirley P.

Shirley P.


Cary, NC 27513

Will travel 30 miles

$45 per hour.

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Experienced College and Career Counselor

After receiving my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology I pursued my Master of Social Work and my Master of Education in Student Personnel Administration in Higher Education. I make it my life mission to not only help students succeed in getting into college, but succeed throughout their college journey. I currently volunteer for a community agency that provides college readiness for high school students. Here I help students understand their college and career options, help them develop a positive... [more]

Career Development

I have experience in working in number career services centers where I have guided students or clients with resume writing, cover letter development, and the interview process. I have also helped student explore different career pathways for their particular major, encouraged students and helped students set-up informational interviews with sought-after companies, help exploratory students declare majors that they know they will enjoy. Additionally, after one-on-appointments, I have helped students and client land both internships and employment opportunities and find direction in their career journey

College Counseling

I have worked in numerous college settings and have even optioned a degree in Student Personal Administration in Higher Education! Through my work and volunteer experience I have helped students find the college that is the best fit for them and have help students understand what to look for when researching colleges based on size, majors provided, area, academic resources, and social needs. Lastly, I have helped students with their personal statements to stand out from the rest and reflect their best selves!